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Common Fumitory

Fumaria officinalis     Fr: Fumeterre Officinale

Gallery of 5 photos for Common Fumitory

Weak, bluish-green, scrambling or spreading annual. Raceme longer than the short stalk. A widespread weed of cultivation.

Flowers. Mar-June

Tall. Low - Med

Flower. Pinkish-purple, tipped reddish-black, 6-9 mm long; raceme longer than the short stalk.

Leaves. Bluish-green, leaf-segments flattened, narrow oblong to lanceolate.

Habitat. Cutivated, fallow and waste ground.

Fruit. Kidney-shaped, 2-2.5 mm diameter.


Ramping Fumitory: has white in the flower, and raceme is shorter than the stalk.

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